Can We Free Shrink Partition in Windows Server 2003?

For many administrators of Windows server 2003, shrink partition is a headache. You can not achieve it with disk management and command line in diskpart.exe. However, you have no choice but to shrink one partition to extend another if there is no unallocated space in the drive. For example, when your partition C (system) is under low space warning you want to extend it you have to shrink other partition to get unallocated space or you just want to shrink partition to spare unallocated space to create more partitions. Can we free shrink partition in Windows server 2003? Whether you want to shrink one partition directly or you want to shrink one partition to extend another. You can get solutions from the free shrink partition Windows software – free partition manager server-Partition Assistant Lite edition.

How to free shrink partition in Windows server 2003?

Sample: In your hard drive of Windows server 20003 R2 sp2, the whole space is divided into two partitions: C and D drives. Partition C is 8.04GB and partition D is 91.95GB. Now you intend to shrink partition D to create unallocated space for new partition. Free download full version and follow these operations to free shrink partition D:

  1. Launch AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite Edition and choose partition D. Right click it and select "Resize Partition".
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  2. In the pop up window, drag the right endpoint leftward or specify the size in the box to shrink partition D. Then click "Ok".
    Shrink partition D

  3. After clicking "Ok", you can preview the operation and check whether changes are needed. Finally, click "Apply" to save all the changes.

As for shrinking partition to extend system partition you need more operations. Besides, AOMEI Partition Assistant Lite Partition can resize, move, format partition in Windows server 2003 both 32 bit and 64 bit. Free download it to save time and money..

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